Jeanette Winter, illustrator of THE SECRET PROJECT, ask herself and readers a few random questions about beauty. So many questions, no answers…
All week long we’re celebrating THE SECRET PROJECT, the mysterious and edifying nonfiction picture book about The Manhattan Project.
Lauren Davis contemplates the impact of today’s actions on tomorrow’s children.
Take a tour of illustrator Jeanette Winter’s illustrations in THE SECRET PROJECT.
THE SECRET PROJECT by Jonah Winter and Jeanette Winter offers an entry into study of the atomic bomb and the secrecy surrounding wartime scientific discovery. Classes and families can use this book as a jumping-off point for learning about the events and tensions that brought the world to its current state of nuclear proliferation. Here we provide a writing prompt that could be incorporated into language arts, history, social studies or science curriculum.
Author Jonah Winter explains why he created the seemingly impossible: a children’s picture book about the a-bomb.
Middle-grade author Kat Yeh joins us to reveal the cover (and an exclusive excerpt!) of her new novel, THE WAY TO BEA.
Mel Schuit examines how illustrator David Wiesner utilizes a paneled structure in the graphic novel FISH GIRL.
Alastair Heim and Kim Smith join us today to reveal the cover for their brand new picture book, The Great Puppy Invasion!
Carter Higgins, author of A Rambler Steals Home, stops by the podcast to talk about growing up a resolute kid, repopulating ghost towns, and how, quite frankly, it’s hard to write a novel.